Title [Phaidros in Greek Letters]: A Search for the Typographic Form of Plato's Phaedrus.
Book Condition Collectible: Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher San Francisco: The Greenwood Press, 1978
Seller ID CH814-334
LIMITED EDITION of 150 copies. Tall Pamphlet. 12 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches. 36 pp. 30 figures, bibliography; text clean, unmarked. Printed wrappers, front cover printed in red and black with a photographic image, stapled; binding square and tight, lightly toned, lower corner bumped. Very Good. This booklet, issued to accompany Stauffacher's edition of Plato's Phaedrus published in 1978, presents "a record, in correspondence and facsimiles of proofs, of the four years of typographic experiments that led to the publication of Plato's Phaedrus at the Greenwood Press in San Francisco." Humphreys "Bibliography" in Stauffacher: A Typographic Journey, p. 258.
Jack Werner Stauffacher, A Search for the Typographic Form of Plato's Phaedrus, Greenwood Press, Typography, Graphic Design